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Tharon Musser

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2010]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 2008]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1999]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1997]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1997]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1996]
Sound Designer
 
[Broadway, 1995]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1993]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1993]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1992]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1991]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1991]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1990]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1989]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1989]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1988]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1987]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1987]
Lighting Designer
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1986]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1985]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1984]
Lighting
 
[Broadway, 1984]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1984]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1984]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1983]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1983]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1983]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1983]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1983]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1982]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1981]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1981]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1981]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1980]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1980]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1979]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1978]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1978]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1978]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1977]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1977]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1975]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1975]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1975]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1974]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1974]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1973]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1973]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1972]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1972]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1971]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1970]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1970]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1970]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1969]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1969]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1969]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1968]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1968]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Lighting Designer
 
[US Tour, 1968]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1966]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1966]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1966]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1966]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1966]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1965]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1965]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1965]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1968]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1964]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1964]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1964]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1964]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1964]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1963]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1963]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1963]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1963]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1962]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1961]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 1960]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1960]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1960]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1959]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1959]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1959]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1959]
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[Broadway, 1959]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1958]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1958]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1958]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1958]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1958]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1958]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 1957]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1957]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1957]
Lighting Designer
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1956]
Assistant to the Eckarts
 
[Broadway, 1956]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1969]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 1966]
Lighting Designer

Tharon Musser Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1991 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, The Secret Garden
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, Artist Descending a Staircase
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1984 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, The Real Thing
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1982 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Tharon Musser, Dreamgirls
 
The Hewes Awards - 1982 - Lighting Design Gold Star
Tharon Musser, Dreamgirls
 
Tony Awards - 1982 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Tharon Musser, Dreamgirls
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Lighting Design
Tharon Musser , 42nd Street
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1980 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, Children of a Lesser God
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1979 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, Ballroom
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1979 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, They're Playing Our Song
 
Tony Awards - 1979 - Best Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, Ballroom
 
Tony Awards - 1978 - Best Lighting Design
Tharon Musser , The Act
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Tharon Musser, A Chorus Line
 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, Pacific Overtures
 
Tony Awards - 1974 - Best Lighting Design
Tharon Musser , The Good Doctor
 
Tony Awards - 1972 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Tharon Musser, Follies
 
Tony Awards - 1970 - Best Lighting Design
Tharon Musser, Applause

Tharon Musser News

Paul Taylor Dance Company Runs for Special Engagement at the Joyce Theater Photo Paul Taylor Dance Company Runs for Special Engagement at the Joyce Theater
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 13, 2022

 Paul Taylor Dance Company (PTDC) will come to the Joyce Theater June 14-19, 2022, offering audiences a unique series of programs that showcase early works choreographed by Paul Taylor including Tracer, Fibers and Aureole, along with a World Premiere by Michelle Manzanales and the New York Premiere of A Call for Softer Landings by Peter Chu, both of which were commissioned by PTDC. Tickets start at $10 and are available at joyce.org.

Candidatos a las nominaciones de los Premios del P√ļblico BroadwayWorld Spain 2020 Photo Candidatos a las nominaciones de los Premios del P√ļblico BroadwayWorld Spain 2020
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jul 24, 2020

Comienza la D√©cima Edici√≥n de los Premios del P√ļblico BroadwayWorld Spain, unos galardones que toman el pulso al respetable para conocer qui√©nes son sus favoritos del a√Īo.

Caitlin Kinnunen, Daisy Eagan, Jeremy O. Harris and More Will Podcast for Pride This  Photo Caitlin Kinnunen, Daisy Eagan, Jeremy O. Harris and More Will Podcast for Pride This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2020

The Broadway Podcast network will celebrate Pride month with a special section of the website highlighting a variety of programming to mark the occasion.

Finalistas a los PREMIOS DE TEATRO MUSICAL XIII Photo Finalistas a los PREMIOS DE TEATRO MUSICAL XIII
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - May 27, 2020

Ya conocemos los finalistas a la XIII edici√≥n de los PREMIOS DE TEATRO MUSICAL (PTM), que reconocen el trabajo de productoras, artistas, t√©cnicos etc. del sector a√Īo tras a√Īo y acercan m√°s todav√≠a el sector al gran p√ļblico.

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Announces 2020 Season Photo Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Announces 2020 Season
by Julie Musbach - Oct 18, 2019

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival's Producing Artistic Director Patrick Mulcahy announced today the 2020 summer season.

BWW Review: Tony Yazbeck, Robyn Hurder Bring a Thrilling Dynamic To New York City Cen Photo BWW Review: Tony Yazbeck, Robyn Hurder Bring a Thrilling Dynamic To New York City Center's A CHORUS LINE
by Michael Dale - Nov 18, 2018

The lack of permanence that allows new artists endless chances to bring their own interpretations to classic material is the most significant aspect that separates live theatre from movies and television. But in musical theatre, it's sometimes the case that a director/choreographer such as Jerome Robbins or Bob Fosse may create visuals that become so indelible in the public's mind that they become fixtures of most remountings. In the case of A CHORUS LINE, it's the whole show.

Paul Taylor, Legendary Choreographer, Has Died At 88 Photo Paul Taylor, Legendary Choreographer, Has Died At 88
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2018

The Paul Taylor Dance Foundation announced the death yesterday of legendary choreographer Paul Taylor in Manhattan on August 29.

STAGE TUBE: Amber Riley Debuts Iconic, 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going' on The Graham Norton Show
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2016

Amber Riley dropped in on The Graham Norton Show this week in support of her upcoming West End turn as Effie White in the first ever UK production of the 1980's classic musical, Dreamgirls. Watch the video below to catch one of the first glimpses of the production as Ms. Riley slays the iconic ballad, 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going'.

Official Artwork for UK DREAMGIRLS Revival Revealed
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2016

Check out the brand new artwork for the UK's first ever West End production of the musical theatre classic, Dreamgirls. In the picture. the show's stars, including Glee star, Amber Riley strike a pose in gold gowns and 60's style up do's. 

Lily Frazer to Join DREAMGIRLS Revival at the Savoy Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2016

The Daily Mail has reported that actress Lily Frazer will be joining the cast of Casey Nicholaw's upcoming premiere UK production of Harry Krieger and Tom Eyen's, Dreamgirls.

Tharon Musser Videos

STAGE TUBE: Amber Riley Debuts Iconic, 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going' on The Graham Norton Show
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2016

Amber Riley dropped in on The Graham Norton Show this week in support of her upcoming West End turn as Effie White in the first ever UK production of the 1980's classic musical, Dreamgirls. Watch the video below to catch one of the first glimpses of the production as Ms. Riley slays the iconic ballad, 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going'.


Tharon Musser Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Tharon Musser been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for The Secret Garden , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Artist Descending a Staircase , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for The Real Thing , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Dreamgirls , Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Dreamgirls , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Dreamgirls , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for 42nd Street , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Children of a Lesser God , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Ballroom , Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for They're Playing Our Song , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Ballroom , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for The Act , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for A Chorus Line , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Pacific Overtures , Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for The Good Doctor Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Follies and Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Applause .

What awards has Tharon Musser won?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Dreamgirls, Lighting Design (The Hewes Awards) for Dreamgirls, Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Dreamgirls Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for A Chorus Lineand Best Lighting Design (Tony Awards) for Follies.